The Dig

All my favs in one movie? AND archeology? Yes please. YES Release date: January 29, 2021Director: Simon StoneLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: People who liked 1917 more than Dunkirk. Folks who love the Natural History Museum. When should you watch this movie: When the future feels daunting. When you haven’t spoken to yourContinue reading “The Dig”

John Wick: Chapter 2

I think I’m missing something? MAYBE Release date: February 10, 2017Director: Chad StahelskiLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: People who liked the first John Wick movie. Folks with a lot of anger they want to excise vicariously through Keanu Reeves.  When should you watch this movie: When you’re feeling blasé about action movies.  TheContinue reading “John Wick: Chapter 2”

Logan Lucky

Channing Tatum is an underrated acting talent change my mind YES Release date: August 18, 2017Director: Steven SoderberghLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Fans of Oceans 12. People who watch NASCAR. People who make fun of people who watch NASCAR.  When should you watch this movie: On a Sunday with your friends and withContinue reading “Logan Lucky”

Promising Young Woman

I am so full of rage YES Release date: December 25, 2020Director: Emerald Fennell Language: English Who should watch this movie: Everyone. Men especially.  When should you watch this movie: Now! Do it now people!  The sell: Promising Young Women is made better by how awful it could have been were it not for aContinue reading “Promising Young Woman”

Safe Men

Now this is real Jewish representation YES Release date: August 7, 1998Director: John HamburgLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Jews who grew up in the suburbs of Philadelphia.  When should you watch this movie: When you need a pick me up. Before your next big family function.  The sell: From the man who wouldContinue reading “Safe Men”

Wayne’s World

Hi, I’m in Delaware YES Release date: February 14, 1992Director: Penelope SpheerisLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Elder Millennials. People in the DIY music scene. Anyone with an art degree.  When should you watch this movie: When reality is stressing you out.  The sell: It’s difficult to describe Wayne’s World as anything other thanContinue reading “Wayne’s World”

Those People

An ode to you and your toxic friend (you know the one) MAYBE Release date: May 16, 2015Director: Joey Khun Language: English Who should watch this movie: Gays in love with their straight friend. People who had a Gilbert and Sullivan phase that they’re not completely over.  When should you watch this movie: When youContinue reading “Those People”

Meet The Robinsons

Just an absolute delight YES Release date: March 23, 2007Director: Stephan Anderson Language: English Who should watch this movie: Anyone who did Science Olympiad in middle school. Millennials who can’t afford therapy. When should you watch this movie: When your’e in a creative rut. When you miss your family. The sell: This is the movieContinue reading “Meet The Robinsons”

Ammonite

I wish this movie was better NO Release date: September 11, 2020Director: Francis LeeLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: Sapphics starved for content.  When should you watch this movie: On a cold, gray afternoon, ideally by the ocean. When you have access to enough alcohol. If possible, by candlelight (it won’t make the movieContinue reading “Ammonite”

Fifth Element

I want to see a reboot of this movie directed by Greta Gerwig NO Release date: May 7, 1997Director: Luc BessonLanguage: English Who should watch this movie: People who had the Kit Fisto action figure growing up. Fans of Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal.  When should you watch this movie: When you need Halloween costumeContinue reading “Fifth Element”